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Norwalk, OH 44857
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Phyllis J. (Marion) Spencer

Phyllis J. (Marion) Spencer, 83 of Norwalk, OH passed away Friday, October 30, 2015.

She was born April 2, 1932 in Norwalk, OH to the late George and Florine (Harrison) Marion and was a lifelong resident.

She attended Norwalk High School and was a member of the Norwalk Community C.M.E. Church. Phyllis was involved in the initial years of Norwalk's Head Start Program, worked with the Community Action Committee and, ultimately, retired as a Captain in the Huron County Sheriff's Department. In her retirement years, she worked at the Norwalk Public Library and the Norwalk Recreation Center.

Phyllis is survived by her children, Judith Spencer Olander (Milton), Sandra Brown (Pervis), Steven Spencer (Dana), Scott Spencer (Gloria), brothers, George H. Marion and Dennis Marion, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her sisters, Marjorie Harper and Shirley Sutherland.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. with funeral services immediately following at the Norwalk First United Methodist Church, 60 W. Main St. Norwalk, OH 44857.

Donations may be contributed to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870 or the Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, Norwalk Ohio.

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Walker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.